Creative Writing for Women

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75 min
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Creative writing exercises with sharing and feedback in a safe environment. Minimum class size: 5 Maximum class size: 12

What you'll learn

Using Amherst Writers and Artists' methodology, this class emphasizes a safe environment to experiment and receive positive feedback.  A wide variety of creative writing exercises is offered, suitable for beginning to experienced adult writers. In each class, we write together from a prompt or a sample work. After writing, voluntary sharing of written work is encouraged. Critical review from instructor is also available. 

This class is perfect for

Women who want to explore creative writing for self-expression.
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Meet Mary Blackford,

Your teacher

I taught English, composition, ESL, literature, history, film, film as literature, and creative writing for 42 years. I also edited copy for several local newspapers. I have written hundreds of poems, published many, nearly 100 short plays, full-length plays and feature films, and I'm working on a TV pilot at the moment.

What to bring

A word processing program or paper and favorite writing utensil.
A container with small random objects (contents of junk drawer or handbag are okay)
An extra piece of paper

How to participate

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